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eWeekly Alert & News Archives: February 12th, 2016

BROAD COALITION COALESCING TO OPPOSE CORTOPASSI INITIATIVE

Published on February 12, 2016

A broad range of Californian’s including business groups and labor groups have banded together to educate the public about an initiative that if passed would jeopardize many infrastructure projects across the state. Initiatives have not been assigned  | Read More » |

BUILDING STANDARDS COMMISSION APPOINTS NEW EXECUTIVE DIRECTOR

Published on February 12, 2016

We would like to congratulate and welcome the new Executive Director for the California Building Standards Commission (CBSC or shortened to BSC) Mia Marvelli. The BSC is one of the most important state agencies that our industry works with and we look  | Read More » |

NEW BILLS BEING INTRODUCED

Published on February 12, 2016

The California State Legislature is just one week away from a major deadline “New Bill Introduction Deadline.” A slow trickle of bills has steadily increase into what will be a tsunami next week. All bills for the 2016 session must be introduced  | Read More » |

***ALERT!!!*** PROPERTY TAX INITIATIVE GAINING MOMENTUM

Published on February 12, 2016

A proposition to change Proposition 13 in a manner that would allow an almost doubling of state property tax is currently out for signature and seems to be gaining momentum. This is a threat that we are taking very seriously and putting out a call to  | Read More » |

ENERGY COMMISSION WORKSHOP ON LIGHTING ALTERATION ENFORCEMENT

Published on February 12, 2016

The Energy Commission adopted the 2016 Building Energy Efficiency Standards Nonresidential Lighting Alteration Language on November 12, 2015. Comments received at the adoption hearing included concerns over how to document existing conditions for purposes  | Read More » |

EEOC WILL REQUIRE LARGE RETAILERS TO TURN OVER PAY DATA

Published on February 12, 2016

Our friends at Hunton & Williams LLP , have provided the following update: As reported in the Employment and Labor blog, the Equal Employment Opportunity Commission (“EEOC”) announced on January 29, 2016, its proposed revision to the Employer  | Read More » |

2016 BUILDING EFFICIENCY STANDARDS SEMINAR

Published on February 12, 2016

California’s building efficiency standards have been updated, with changes that will become mandatory in January 2017. This seminar will cover what’s new in Title 24 for both residential and non-residential buildings, from high performance walls and  | Read More » |